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Sony knocks $50 off PS3, intros €99 PSP

It's hard to believe the holiday shopping season is already looming on the horizon, but Sony's preparing for this year's festivities with a $50 global price reduction on the PlayStation 3. The move places Sony's base 160GB console at $250,…
Neowin: Interview with PS3 hacker KaKaRoTo

Neowin: Interview with PS3 hacker KaKaRoTo

As you may have read on our previous report, a hacker and homebrew developer known as KaKaRoTo is petitioning Sony by releasing a bunch of homebrew titles for the PS3 (as well as other platforms) for free. He calls this…

Video: water-cooled PS3 laptop mod

PS3Hax member Pirate has finished his water-cooled laptop mod of the Sony PlayStation 3. It took him three years to design and build because he did not follow any tutorials (nor will he be providing one).
Sony and GeoHot settle over PS3 hacking lawsuit

Sony and GeoHot settle over PS3 hacking lawsuit

Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) and PlayStation 3 jailbreaker George Hotz, also known as GeoHot, have announced the settlement of the lawsuit filed by SCEA against Hotz in federal court in San Francisco, California. The parties reached an agreement in…
Sony: if you crack your PS3, you'll get banned

Sony: if you crack your PS3, you'll get banned

Sony Computer Entertainment has released a statement regarding PlayStation 3 circumvention devices and pirated software. It's what everyone expected it to be: if Sony finds out that you have cracked your PS3, you'll get banned from the PlayStation Network and…
GeoHot to challenge Sony's TRO in PS3 hacking lawsuit

GeoHot to challenge Sony's TRO in PS3 hacking lawsuit

Stewart Kellar, the lawyer representing George Hotz, also known as GeoHot, said he would challenge San Francisco District Court Judge Susan Illston's court order for his client to hand over his computers to Sony next week. The Temporary Restraining Order…